News tagged ‘ssd’
Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014
Samsung has begun mass production of its new 3D V-NAND flash memory, which has better write endurance and is more power-efficient than current-gen flash memory.
Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014
Engineered for gamers, PC enthusiasts, and media professionals who run graphics-intensive applications, the Extreme Pro SSD boasts sequential read speeds of 550MBps and write speeds of up to 520MBps, and features SanDisk's nCache Pro technology to optimize speed and endurance for heavy workloads.
Friday, 30 May 2014
Seagate has just announced that it has agreed to a deal to acquire LSI's flash businesses from Avago for US$450 million in cash.
Wednesday, 28 May 2014
Marvell has just announced its new 88SS1083 controller, which is also the world's first fully SATA Express compliant PCIe SSD controller.
Sunday, 18 May 2014
ASRock's new Ultra M.2 socket for forthcoming SSDs looks to be promising, but does it work? At a local ASRock Z97 motherboard launch event, we managed to catch it in action with a Samsung XP941 PCIe M.2 SSD. Read on for more details and a snapshot of its results!
Wednesday, 14 May 2014
ASRock has announced its Ultra M.2 Gen3 x4 socket, touted to be three times as fast the current PCIe x2 M.2 interface. This new socket from ASRock is also versatile as it is able to accommodate M.2 devices of various lengths. More details and benchmarks inside!
Thursday, 8 May 2014
The new NAND flash memory modules enable storage capacities of up to 64GB with SLC type NAND flash memory. Measuring only approx. 22 x 42mm, the modules support use in M.2 slots and will be available from August 2014.
Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014
Plextor has introduced a new software to complement their newly released SSD range. With this software called Plextool, users can update their Plextor SSDs with just one click!
Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014
Toshiba, in collaboration with SanDisk, have announced that they will begin production of 15nm NAND chips at the end of April. The new high density flash chips will enable higher storage mobile devices.
Toshiba has introduced the Canvio AeroMobile, a wireless SSD that lets you store, stream, and share files and media from mobile devices without the need for a cable. Weighing just 119g, it includes 128GB of storage capacity, and features a built-in rechargeable battery with up to eight hours of battery life for video streaming.